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Russian Federation to Contain Iranian-Turkish Dispute in Syria

On Jan. 20, the Turkish Armed Forces, together with the Free Syrian Army, launched the Operation Olive Branch in Afrin, Syria. US support for the Kurdish-led forces has infuriated Turkey, which views growing Kurdish power as a security threat alo...

Mithali Raj-led India eyes 3-0 whitewash of South Africa

Against England in February 2016, he made 36 off 27. After the embarrassment of the Test match here, groundsman Bethuel Buthelezi and consultant Chris Scott will have been working overtime to ensure a one-day pitch that is more in line with the groun...

Henry County deputies, 1 Locust Grove PD officer shot in Locust Grove

Price said Maddox had a young child, and his wife is pregnant and due to give birth to their second child "any day". The shooting took place inside a home off St. Corley was shot in the chest when the bullet penetrated his bulletproof vest, his bro...

Human eggs grown in lab for the first time in infertility 'breakthrough'

Martin Ledwick, Cancer Research UK's head cancer information nurse, said: " Fertility preservation is an important issue for many patients whose treatment could leave them infertile". "The patient has to go through the quick cycle of IVF before ...

Japanese school mulls $800 Armani uniforms for elementary students

A Japanese school's plan to introduce Armani-branded uniforms for its students, at a cost of almost $750 a pop, has sparked complaints and fierce debate, even reaching as far as parliament. The school had decided it needed a new uniform last summer, ...

Former Bangladesh Premier Khaleda Zia sentenced to five years in jail

Rahman, vice chairman of the BNP, has been living in the United Kingdom for the past nine years. Defence lawyer Khandakar Mahbub Hossain said, "We will go to the higher court against this". He said if the ruling party can use the administration eff...

Few cheers at home for Germany's loveless coalition

The party will not vote on the deal in a special conference as the CDU is scheduled to do in Berlin on February 26 or ask its members to vote on the deal, as the SPD is scheduled to do from February 20 until the first weekend of March in a postal b...

NTSB: Amtrak train on 'wrong track' in SC crash

December 18, 2017: An Amtrak train derailed as it took a corner on a new stretch of track in Washington state at more than twice the speed limit, sending passenger cars tumbling from a bridge and killing three people . The locomotives of both tr...

Filipina missing after Taiwan quake identified

Hualien has about 100,000 residents and is a popular tourist destination. The powerful tremor left a handful of buildings badly damaged - some of them leaning at precarious angles - as well as roads torn up and hundreds forced to shelter in ...

Omarosa Says She Was 'Haunted By Tweets' In Trump's White House

About two-thirds of the way through the first episode, I noticed how normal this all felt-it was not at all annoying, which is about the highest praise I can give Big Brother at this stage in its life. It was Omarosa's idea, evidence of her knowl...

George W. Bush: Russia meddled in election

Bush said it wasn't clear if Russia's "meddling" directly affected the election, though he said it was clear they tried. Our democracy is only good if people trust the results. "That's why North Atlantic Treaty Organisation is very important", Bush...

Zuma's future to be known in coming days

However, Save South Africa, an anti-corruption group, said Ramaphosa was "being sucked into the illicit world that Zuma and his cronies thrive in" by negotiating with the president. Zuma normally holds cabinet meetings on Wednesdays. Zuma's respons...

'Tanks but no tanks!' say critics of Trump's plan for military parade

On January 18, 2018 Trump first outlined the plan while meeting at the Pentagon with defense secretary Jim Mattis and joint chiefs of staff chairman General Joseph Dunford. It, like the handful of other military parades in American history, comme...

Florida boy gets stuck in arcade game

The fire department said the event was "unexpected", but that the opportunity to "help people in their time of need [is] what draws people to public safety". Mom, Mason and friends went back to eating dinner, E10 back to their station to await the ne...

Frat under fire for "pig roast" sex contest

According to the report , new members could earn "points" by having sex with women in a contest called a "pig roast". In the event that two members were tied at the end of the competition, it reportedly came down to the weight of the women they sl...

Syria wants United Nations to condemn U.S. 'massacre'

In a bid to justify the USA artillery shelling, the spokesman said that us troops carried out the military action against those militias after they attacked the us -allied SDF. "Syrian pro-regime forces included approximately 500 personnel in a lar...

Moon to lunch with North Korean leader's sister

He met with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to discuss increasing pressure on North Korea . The Blue House said that it is in talks with the North Korean side over the venue of the luncheon meeting. Kim Jong-un and US President Donald Trump...

Pelosi Protests Stalled Dreamers Talk in Marathon House Speech

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of California announced she would oppose the budget measure unless the chamber's GOP leaders promised a vote on legislation to protect "Dreamer" immigrants who face deportation after being brought to the USA ill...

Jeff Flake Attacks Trump Again - 'Flagrant Disregard For Truth And Decency'

Republicans in the House chamber applauded often during Trump's January 30 State of the Union address, his first as president, while Democrats, led by Pelosi, resisted many of Trump's applause lines. "They would rather see Trump do badly than our c...

Six Nations: France HIAs against Ireland under investigation

French medics attending the player appeared to confirm a leg injury, only for the fourth official to confirm the diagnosis of the independent match doctor - who never entered the field of play - that Dupont was going off for a HIA. This involves an i...

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Polls open in Kentucky primary

Are schools open on Election Day? Now that the primary is over, Stankiewicz said he's gotten numerous complaints about how the election was run, including some from elected offi...

Farm Bill fails in House of Representatives

Rep. Alcee Hastings (D-Fla.) responded, "Some of the best mothers in the world are poor mothers and some of the worst mothers in the world are rich mothers". I have a clear bias to...

Trump to press South Korea's Moon before summit with North

Last week , Trump said Xi "could be influencing" Kim to take a harder line with the USA after North Korea threatened to walk away from the summit. "We believe there is a 99.9 pe...

Syria war: Army takes full control of Damascus after ousting IS

Syrian government forces have regained full control of the Yarmouk Palestinian refugee in southern Damascus , the Al-Masdar news outlet reported on Monday. ISIS had controlle...

Haspel: CIA 'a National Treasure,' Will 'Forge Ahead with Determination'

President Donald Trump made a rare visit to CIA headquarters on Monday to deliver remarks at incoming director Gina Haspel's swearing-in ceremony and expressed his optimism for...

American Idol finalists prepare for star-studded finale

Series host Ryan Seacrest was pleased with the way the inaugural season of the ABC series turned out, but revealed he would change one large aspect of the show. Did American ge...

Cougar kills 1 mountain biker, injures 2nd near Seattle

Alan Myers of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife. SJ Brooks, 32, was killed and Isaac Sederbaum, 31, was seriously injured by the mountain lion on Sunday. According t...

Road tripped: Celtics' Game 3 loss another playoff pothole

LeBron James scored 44 points on 17-of-28 shooting to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 111-102 victory over the visiting Boston Celtics to even the Eastern Conference finals ...

Trump attacks ex-CIA chief over 'hit job' Russian Federation probe

Rep. Devin Nunes, an ardent Trump supporter and head of the House intelligence committee, has been demanding information on an FBI source in the Russian Federation investigation. ...

Video shows lava spewing from Kilauea volcano

Hawaii residents dealing with Kilauea's volcanic eruption faced a potentially deadly new challenge on Sunday as lava that reached the Pacific Ocean threatened to send up laze , a ...

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Sen. Bernie Sanders Says He's Running For Re-Election

Sen. Bernie Sanders Says He's Running For Re-Election

According to the campaign, Sanders' name will appear on the Democratic primary ballot. He says he's very proud to have represented Vermont for two terms in the U.S. In the past...

Win Awesome Solo: A Star Wars Story Merch!

Win Awesome Solo: A Star Wars Story Merch!

I didn't think that was that weird. "How can you not be pansexual in space?" he said. "There's a fluidity to Donald and Billy Dee's [portrayal of Lando's] sexuality". "And, to ...

Trump tightens Venezuela financial sanctions after 'sham' vote

Trump tightens Venezuela financial sanctions after 'sham' vote

Meanwhile, a number of countries said they would not recognize the election results. The United States and the European Union have also expressed concern. Mr. Maduro attributes t...

Kentucky Derby victor Justify captures Preakness

Kentucky Derby victor Justify captures Preakness

Coming off an impressive victory in the Kentucky Derby , Justify is the 1-2 morning-line favorite for Saturday's second race in a field of eight horses. Baffert has never lost t...

US Warns Of Sanctions Risk To Germany-Russia Gas Pipeline

US Warns Of Sanctions Risk To Germany-Russia Gas Pipeline

A consortium of western companies and Russia's Gazprom said this week it was starting preparatory work off Germany's Baltic coast. "Does he agree that there appears to be no ...

EU TO Defend Firms Against US Iran Sanctions - Macron

EU TO Defend Firms Against US Iran Sanctions - Macron

The European Union and Iran have launched a vigorous campaign to safeguard the 2015 nuclear deal that the USA has recently ditched by trying to keep Iran's oil and investment flow...

Soldier killed in Pak firing along IB in Jammu

Soldier killed in Pak firing along IB in Jammu

The slain officer was identified as a 28-year-old constable Sitaram Upadhyaya of 192 Battalion. In total, six persons, including a BSF officer, were injured in the firing. On Tue...

China, Signaling Thaw With US Over Trade, Approves Toshiba Microchip Deal

China, Signaling Thaw With US Over Trade, Approves Toshiba Microchip Deal

In addition, Toshiba will retain a 40 per cent stake and, together with technology firm Hoya, will ensure that Japanese companies retain a controlling stake of just over 50 per cen...

Christine and Frank Lampard expecting their first baby

Christine and Frank Lampard expecting their first baby

I'm actually 21 weeks, about four and a bit months. Frank posted a picture on Instagram with Christine, his two daughters and dog with the caption: We have some exciting news we ...